Classic English Short Stories 1930-1955

Classic English Short Stories 1930-1955


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780192811219
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 04/05/1990
Series: Oxford Paperbacks Series
Edition description: REPRINT
Pages: 384
Product dimensions: 5.06(w) x 7.69(h) x 0.82(d)

About the Author

About the Editor:
Derek Hudson is a critic, reviewer, and former publisher at Oxford University Press.

Table of Contents

Editor's Note
1. The Kite, W. Somerset Maugham
2. The Duchess and the Jeweller, Virginia Woolf
3. The Little Willow, Frances Towers
4. The Hostage, C. S. Forester
5. Sealskin Trousers, Eric Linklater
6. The Voice, V. S. Pritchett
7. Ever Such a Nice Boy, William Plomer
8. On Guard, Evelyn Waugh
9. The Basement Room, Graham Greene
10. The Woman Who Had Imagination, H. E. Bates
11. Local Boy Makes Good, John Moore
12. The Sacred and the Profane, Christopher Sykes
13. The Vertical Ladder, William Sansom
14. Man About the House, Fred Urquhart
15. Mr. Minnenick, A. L. Barker
16. The Putting Away of Uncle Quaggin, Nigel Kneale
17. Maria, Elizabeth Bowen
18. The Dearly Beloved of Benjamin Cobb, Clemence Dane
19. A Dream of Winter, Rosamond Lehmann

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